Color plates, some folded. Includes folded advertisement, "Catalogue for 1838 of a choice collection of Dutch and Cape flowering bulbs, warranted genuine, imported and sold by James Carter, seedsman and florist". Topics: Botany--Periodicals, Flowers--Periodicals.
xxv, 393 p., ill., 20 cm.; Frontispiece photographed by W.H. Stedman. Other photographs by Henry Troth. 573 pen and ink drawings from nature by the author. Topics: Flowers--United States., Wild flowers--United States., Botany--United States.